Results 2016: Kenenisa  Bekele missed the world record by 6s in Berlin

25 Sep 2016 19:29
Jean-Loup Fenaux
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Credit : visitBerlin

Kenenisa  Bekele outpaced more then 36054 runners to win in 02:03:03. This is the second fastest marathon ever run. He only missed the world record by six seconds; Wilson Kipsang earned runner-up honors with a time of 02:03:13. The third place went to Evans Chebet with a time of 02:05:31

For the women, Aberu Kebede finished first in 02:20:45 . Birhane Dibaba earned runner-up honors with a time of 02:23:58. The third place went to Ruti Aga with a time of 02:24:41

Top 5 Men

1 Kenenisa  Bekele 02:03:03
2 Wilson Kipsang 02:03:13
3 Evans Chebet 02:05:31
4 Sisay Lemma 02:06:56
5 Eliud Kiptanui 02:07:47

Top 5 Women

1 Aberu Kebede 02:20:45
2 Birhane Dibaba 02:23:58
3 Ruti Aga 02:24:41
4 Reia Iwade 02:28:16
5 Katharina Heinig 02:28:34

Complete results

The next edition of the Berlin Marathon will be on September 24, 2017.